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Funchal: Madeira Island Group Surf Lesson

4.9 / 5

7 reviews

Funchal: Madeira Island Group Surf Lesson

Activity provider: MadSea - Bodyboard & More
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 85.53 per person

Learn to surf or hone your surfing skills in the blue waters off Madeira Island on a group surf lesson with a pickup from Funchal town. Explore the best surf beaches with a local expert.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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German, Portuguese, English
Pickup included
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Funchal or nearby the city.


  • Explore the best surf spots on Madeira Island, including Praia do Seixal and Praia de Machico
  • Discover Madeira from the sea
  • Learn to surf from an expert instructor
Full description
Join a surf lesson in the clear Atlantic waters off Madeira Island, and learn the fun sport for the first time or hone your surfing skills with an expert instructor. Enjoy the ease of a hotel pickup from Funchal, and be directly dropped off at the best surfing spots on the island. Kick-start your lesson with a warm up and a technical demonstration on the beach before hitting the water to catch some waves. Feel the cool waters beneath your gliding board, and the adrenaline course through you after catching your first wave. Enjoy the top surfing spots for beginners on Madeira Island, including Praia do Seixal, Praia de Machico, and Porto da Cruz, where your instructor will bring you to make sure you get the best experience possible.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Surfing equipment (wetsuit, surfboard, etc)
  • Insurance
  • Expert instructor
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • Masks are strongly recommended for anyone indoors regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated participants are required to wear a mask while indoors

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 7 reviews

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The weather conditions were not great for beginners but the instructor was really patient and helpful. I didn’t manage to catch any waves but it got me hooked. Will definitely try it again

April 20, 2022

Amazing! Loved every second of it! Monica and the surf instructors were so kind and helpful. Could’t get enough of it! Would highly recommend to anyone in Maderia

October 31, 2021

Friendly pick up from hotel, great instructors on the surf lesson, both friendly and very knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend if you’re looking for a surf activity in Madeira

September 8, 2021

Product ID: 312983